Benedict Swingate Calvert

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  1. 1 2 Find A Grave webpage for Benedict Swingate Calvert containing a photo of the plaque Retrieved July 23, 2015
  2. Washington, S. H. L., The Royal Stuarts in America, New England Historical and Genealogical Register, July 1950, p.173-75
  3. Callcott, p.270 suggests that this connection is not reliable, stating that "the connection between Benedict Calvert and the Countess of Walsingham in this article rests on 'family letters' whose location is not given."
  4. Webpage exploring possible maternity of Benedict Swingate Calvert Archived 2016-03-04 at the Wayback Machine Retrieved Jan 23 2010
  5. Discussion at of Benedict Swingate Calvert's ancestry G. S. H. Lee Washington also published Two scions of the Royal Stuarts in Colonial America, in Notes and Queries, vol. 198, no. 2 (December 1953), pp. 527-529, in which he withdrew the claim of descent from the Countess of Walsingham and identified a different mother for Benedict Swingate Calvert. In a later article, Family knowledge in genealogy, in Notes and Queries, vol. 210, no. 2 (February 1965), pp. 43-47, Washington withdrew both previous claims and identified a different mother entirely. Retrieved September 2010
  6. Benedict Swingate Calvert at retrieved Jan 23 2010
  7. Callcott, p.268
  8. 1 2 3 4 5 6 Yentsch, Anne E, p.260, A Chesapeake Family and their Slaves: a Study in Historical Archaeology, Cambridge University Press (1994) Retrieved Jan 2010
  9. Yentsch, p.39
  10. 1 2 3 4 Yentsch, Anne E, p.261, A Chesapeake Family and their Slaves: a Study in Historical Archaeology, Cambridge University Press (1994) Retrieved Jan 2010
  11. Letter to H. J. Stier, dated 10 June 1814, from Rosalie Stier Calvert at Riversdale. Calcott, p.268
  12. Calcott p.270 says that this is unlikely, as Admiral Vernon was fighting in the West Indies from 1740 to 1742. It may have been a Captain Vernon who escorted Calvert to America.
  13. Callcott, Margaret Law, p.390, Mistress of Riversdale: The Plantation Letters of Rosalie Stier Calvert Retrieved August 17, 2010
  14. Eby, Jerrilynn, p.76, Laying the Hoe: a Century of Iron Manufacturing in Stafford County, Virginia, Vol 1, Heritage Books (2007). Retrieved Jan 19 2010
  15. Fucilla, Joseph Guerin, p.23, The teaching of Italian in the United States: a Documentary History Arno Press (1975) Retrieved Jan 20 2010
  16. Sons of Garibaldi in Blue and Gray: Italians in the American Civil War by Frank W. Alduino and David J. Coles, p.6 Retrieved 30 April 2020
  17. 1 2 Hammond, John Martin, p.187, Colonial Mansions of Maryland and Delaware Retrieved September 2010
  18. Hammond, John Martin, Colonial Mansions of Maryland and Delaware Retrieved September 2010
  19. 1 2 Russell, George, p.8, The Ark and the Dove Adventurers Retrieved Jan 28 2010
  20. Yentsch, Preface, xxiii
  21. 1 2 3 Letters from Lord Baltimore to Benedict Swingate Calvert Retrieved August 10, 2010
  22. Calcott, p. 270 says that Calvert was informed of this by a letter from Cecilius Calvert, brother to the fifth Lord Baltimore, dated July 9, 1752
  23. Kilty, John, p.270, The Land-holder's Assistant, and Land-office Guide...from the Proprietary Government Dobbin and Murphy (1808) Retrieved Jan 21 2010
  24. The Chancellor's Memorial to the General Assembly of Marylandby Theodorick Bland, p.42 Retrieved 3 May 2020
  25. Family and Society in American History, edited by Joseph M. Hawes and Elizabeth I. Nybakken, p.135 Retrieved 1 May 2020
  26. Maryland Historical Society, 1976 Retrieved 1 May 2020
  27. 1 2 Yentsch, Anne E, p.264, A Chesapeake Family and their Slaves: a Study in Historical Archaeology, Cambridge University Press (1994) Retrieved Jan 2010
  28. 1 2 Yentsch, Anne E, p.265, A Chesapeake Family and their Slaves: a Study in Historical Archaeology, Cambridge University Press (1994) Retrieved Jan 2010
  29. Yentsch, Anne E, p.262, A Chesapeake Family and their Slaves: a Study in Historical Archaeology, Cambridge University Press (1994) Retrieved Jan 2010
  30. 1 2 3 Maryland: Federal Writer's Project, p.465, A Guide to the Old Line State, Scholarly Pr (1973). Retrieved Jan 20 2010
  31. Callcott, Margaret Law, p.17, Mistress of Riversdale: The Plantation Letters of Rosalie Stier Calvert, Johns Hopkins University Press (1992) Retrieved Feb 1 2010
  32. 1 2 3 Letters of George Washington Retrieved July 31, 2010
  33. 1 2 Mount Airy official website Archived 2017-09-24 at the Wayback Machine Retrieved September 2010
  34. Yentsch, p.387
  35. Yentsch p.269
  36. Yentsch p.272
  37. Hammond, John Martin, p.191 Colonial Mansions of Maryland and Delaware Retrieved September 2010
  38. 1 2 Yentsch p.270
  39. Duyckinck, Evert Augustus, p.372, Cyclopaedia of American Literature, Embracing Personal and Critical Notices of Authors, and Selections from Their Writings, Volume 2, Nabu Press (2010) Retrieved Feb 1 2010
  40. Genealogy of Benedict Swingate Calvert Retrieved July 2012
  41. Yentsch, Anne E, p.266, A Chesapeake Family and their Slaves: a Study in Historical Archaeology, Cambridge University Press (1994) Retrieved Jan 2010
  42. Nelker, p.32
  43. Retrieved 1 May 2020
  44. Mount Airy Plantation website Archived 2017-10-30 at the Wayback Machine Retrieved Jan 31 2010
  45. Yentsch, Anne E, Preface, p.xxiii

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Benedict Swingate Calvert
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Benedict Swingate Calvert painted by John Wollaston c1753, five years after his marriage to Elizabeth Calvert. Collection of the Baltimore Museum of Art.
Judge of the Land Office
In office
1755 May 13, 1777